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CMA Live: Sculpt with David (3 PM)

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Make your own mini clay creation! David will lead a step-by-step lesson on how to make your very own clay sculpture. Next, young artists will add in details to give their sculptures a story. Themes will rotate weekly. Class size is limited to 8 children. This class is led by David Lee, CMA Marketing Coordinator and Teaching Artist.

This class takes place on Wednesdays at 3 PM through August 26. Class times are listed in Eastern Time (ET).

To register for the 11 AM version of this class, click here.

Materials: modeling clay (we suggest Sargent Art Clay from Dick Blick, or use a DIY air-dry clay recipe), pencil, cardboard square.

Weekly Themes

July 22 @ 3 PM — Protective Communities

Students will recreate their neighborhoods or imagine their own communities that they can watch over and protect, using simple, repeatable shapes. What kind of city or town will you make?

July 29 @ 3 PM — Tiny Monuments

Is there a superhero in your life? Students will learn how to make their own tiny park including a small memorial statue dedicated to a hero, real or fictional.

August 5 @ 3 PM — Puppy Sidekick

Every hero needs a sidekick! In this class, students will learn step-by-step how to make a dog. Create your sidekick pup with a cap and accessories!

August 26 @ 3 PM — Helpful Penguins

What could you accomplish with a team of penguins? In this class, we will learn how to make a penguin character, and use repetition to create a flock of helpful penguins. Afterwards, imagine ways your penguins can be helpful through the power of teamwork.

This class will be recorded for educational and promotional purposes. If you do not wish to have your image or name on screen, please join with audio only and rename yourself using the Zoom rename options.

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